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ACC Baseball Tournament Schedule 2012: Upsets Waiting to Happen

Published by on May 24, 2012

The ACC baseball tournament wasted little time in having its first upset, as eighth-seeded Georgia Tech toppled top-seeded Florida State 5-4 in the first game of the tournament Wednesday. 

With that in mind, let's take a look at a couple possible upsets that could occur between now and Sunday, when the champion will be crowned as the top club from Pool A and from Pool B face off at noon. 

 

Game 7: No. 4 Virginia vs. No. 8 Georgia Tech

Coming off its upset of the top-seeded Seminoles, the Yellow Jackets will be looking to parlay that success into upending another superior-rated foe.

Senior Jake Davies launched two long balls against Florida State, continuing his full-season onslaught that saw him hit 11 homers and bat .329/.402/.529 overall. This is a good hitting ball club, as Davies and Daniel Palka combined for 23 dingers while the team hit .292/.371/.427 overall.

Buck Farmer is a capable starter (3.43 ERA, 110 K/34 BB in 99.2 IP), but after him the rotation is largely a patchwork one (4.40 team ERA), with Cole Pitts capable of throwing...

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